Pygmy, Bamassa in Central African Republic


Joshua Project has identified the Pygmy, Bamassa only in Central African Republic

Population

14,000

Christian

Evangelical

Largest Religion

Main Language

Progress


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People Name General Pygmy, Bamassa
People Name in Country Pygmy, Bamassa
Population in Central African Republic 14,000
World Population 14,000
Countries 1
Progress Scale 3.2
Least-Reached No
Indigenous Yes
Alternate Names Bomassa, Pygmy
Affinity Bloc Sub-Saharan Peoples
People Cluster Pygmy
People Name General Pygmy, Bamassa
Ethnic Code BYG12
People ID 10614
Country Central African Republic
Region West and Central Africa
Continent Africa
10/40 Window No
Persecution Rank 17  (Open Doors top 50 rank, 1 = highest persecution ranking)
Location in Country Sangha-Mbaéré prefecture; possibly far southwestern corner, along Republic of the Congo border..   Source:  Ethnologue 18

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Enthologue Language Map



Languages & Dialects on file:  1  (up to 20 largest shown)
Limassa (14,000)
Languages & Dialects (speakers if known) - up to 20 shown
Limassa 14,000
For Primary Language: Limassa

Bible Translation Status  (Years)
Translation Need Questionable
Resource Format
None reported  
Primary Religion: Ethnic Religions

Major Religion Percent
Buddhism
0.00 %
Christianity  (Evangelical 6.00 %)
35.00 %
Ethnic Religions
65.00 %
Hinduism
0.00 %
Islam
0.00 %
Non-Religious
0.00 %
Other / Small
0.00 %
Unknown
0.00 %

Christian Segments Percent
Anglican
0.0 %
Independent
5.0 %
Orthodox
0.0 %
Other Christian
15.0 %
Protestant
20.0 %
Roman Catholic
60.0 %
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